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Starfire Glass- Best For Interior Decor By Bear Glass

Starphire™ glass provides impressive light transmission and clarity that makes any application with special decorative or structural elements more bright and true. When true color and clarity count, Starfire glass is a natural choice. It can be used virtually anywhere that regular float glass can be used.

For sparkling clarity and bright interior views, no other low iron glass delivers like Starphire™ glass by Bear Glass.

The unique Starphire™ glass edge brings more light into interior spaces while offering unmatched levels of brightness, color fidelity, clarity and visual excitement.

Interior Glass

If you used for book shelves, glass showcases, glass tabletops, back splashes, doors, decorative panels and partitions, Starphire™ glass provides true color fidelity while remaining crystal clear as thickness enhances. It’s unique blue edge imparts a richness and sophistication traditional glass cannot match.

Railings and staircases

For Railings and staircases, Starphire™ glass makes interiors pop with stunning clarity. This glass is ideal for use with acid-etched glass products because of its clarity and color fidelity, which create spectacular dividing walls, wall coverings, office partitions, show and bath enclosures, doors and display shelving, and can be used in railings and staircases.

In addition to its awesome clarity, Starphire™ glass’s blue edge has a specific leverage over the traditional glass, which displays a distorting greenish cast as the thickness enlarges.

Bath Enclosures

It’s time to make your shower room attractive. If you have elegant tile or marble in your bathroom and want to make that the focal point of your shower room design, consider Starphire™ glass shower doors. Because of its supreme clarity, Starphire™ glass is the ideal selection for shower and bathtub enclosures using ClearShield® glass. ClearShield® glass is a factory-fused, transparent coating that protects new shower glass against dullness caused over time by the corrosive effects of heat and humidity.

The Starfire glass distinctive blue edge provides a luxurious aesthetic to any bathroom. Ultra clear float glass, it also called low iron float glass, high transparency float glass. It is manufactured in the same manner as the ordinary float glass with a large percentage of the iron content removed. it is the new type of high-grade glass with high quality and multifunction, transmittance more than 91.5%.

starfire glass provides formative advantages in comparison to standard float glass. Specially, it is symbolized by a higher transparency and a more neutral color, making glass perfect where high visibility and clarity are required.

starphire glass bathtub door
starphire glass bathtub door

The advantage of  Starfire glass:

1.The raw material of ultra clear float glass is great and purer, fewer impurities, to make sure the self-explosion rate is much lower when produced to tempered glass.

2.Color consistency: as the iron content of the raw material is less than 1/10 of ordinary glass.

3.High light transparency, the transmittance is more than 91.5%, a neutral color making it the ideal glass where high visibility and clarity are required.

4.Ultraviolet light transmittance is lower than the ordinary glass, and ultraviolet absorption is much lower, it perfect to use in where is anti ultraviolet, such as museums and other areas, it can effectively reduce the passage of ultraviolet light, slow down the showcase fade and aging of exhibits, especially for cultural relics protection effect.

5. Have a big market, high technology, with desirable profitability. Ultra-white glass technology content is relatively high, the production control is difficult, with relatively profitability than ordinary glass, with high added value.

Benefits of Acid Etched Glass In Interiors in NY, NJ, Brooklyn

Acid etched glass has been treated with acid to produce a matte surface finish on one, or both, of the surfaces of the glass. Because the surface of the glass has been chemically-created, the finish is extremely durable, and can not be washed or scratched off. Often, this is referred to as “fingerprint proof” or “smudge proof” glass because of its durability withstand oils, moisture, and humidity while still retaining the frosted appearance.

When people mention “acid etched glass” they can mean a WIDE variety of things. There are acid etched products which we offer, sandblasted, laser etched, and even printing or decorative films that look like etching.

Acid Etched Glass Partition
Acid Etched Glass Partition

Acid Etched glass panels are mainly used for:

Available Finishes of Acid Etched Glass

acid etch glass

  1. Texture Opaque

acid etch glass

2. Texture Satin

acid etch glass

3. Texture Satinlite

acid etch glass

4. Texture Velour

Acid Etched Glass Shower Door
Acid Etched Glass Shower Door

Basically, the term “etched glass”  or “frosted glass” is a generic term used as a catch-all for any of the above methods which produce a glass that will diffuse transmitted light. But it’s important to know the limitations and effects for each of these methods are different.

Different levels of opacity can be achieved by treating one or both sides of the glass, as well as the “depth” of the etching.  Options of patterns, tints, and limitless color are all possible. This product can be back-painted as well, for a colorful matte finish. which of course, is what Bear Glass Color Glass can do in the creation of Bear Glass Acid etched Matte Color Glass.

 

A few of the advantages for the use of Acid Etched Glass:

 

  1. Permanent finish that will never degrade or fade over time.
  2. The matte finish reduces glare, allowing for the practicality of glass, even in high-glare interiors.
  3. Fingerprints won’t show like on other glossy materials.
  4. Moisture or natural oils won’t remove the finish.
  5. Extremely durable – can withstand vigorous cleaning. Nearly anything can be cleaned off by using a Magic Eraser.
  6. Can be tempered – allowing for use in shower enclosures, railings, and furniture.
  7. Can also be back-painted, silvered,…or both,…for beautiful additional effects.
Acid Etched Glass Door
Acid Etched Glass Door

 

People LOVE the soft, ethereal look of acid etched glass. But they wrongly think it’s hard to care for. You can’t get it wet, you can’t get oils on it, and you can’t clean the pitted surface. However, acid etched glass has the ability to do ALL those things and still come clean.All of these gorgeous glass installations were done using acid etched glass, which we can back-paint ANY custom color. Contact us, to learn more about any of these products.

 

Bear Glass is the best fabricator of the interior decorative glass products, including a wide variety of glass and mirror. Bear Glass provides high quality fabricated glass for contracting glaziers, glass distributors, installers, and the architecture design community.

 

Queens And Brooklyn Antique Mirrors

Antique Mirrors are mirrors that look aged or distressed by years of use and exposure. Years ago, mirrors would deteriorate apace and infrequently produce this impact with the mirrors created in this time. Whereas you notice a mirror that comes by this impact naturally from the in, additional normally newer mirrors been achieved advisedly to attain a soft, cloudy pattern. Some use harsh chemicals or acids to strip a daily mirror and build the impact. Still, others apply paints and solvents to the rear of glass to form an ornamental piece of glass.

Bear Glass Antique Mirrors achieves this our antique mirror as a first-quality product,  Vintage mirror with all the benefits of a contemporary mirror:

1. Opaque backing paint that protects the metal layers throughout transport and installation
2. Compatibility with adhesives and no bleed through.
3. Ability to be fancied while not breakage or flaking once cutting or border.

Antique Mirrors Wall
Antique Mirrors Wall

The impact of Bear Glass Antique Mirrors is an exquisite tool in interior environments. The reflection of mirror creates excitement and intimacy, Whereas gap up the area visually. Hotels, restaurants, bars, and homes will all have the benefit of the moment mood an antique mirror‘s coat can offer. Within the example below, antique mirror appears dead reception paired with the exposed wood and wall in a country building and bar.
This stately feeding area uses an antique mirror to elongate the area, however, the bronze tint to the glass itself helps stop visual confusion and warms the area to form it feel additional intimate and appealing.One factor the below lobby did not need additional of was an additional wood panel. exploitation Antique mirror glass panels could be a welcome addition to the textural parts among the area. The reflection of the antique mirror is often dynamical reckoning on the guests that day.
A regular wall of mirror during this casual building would have felt too crisp,…not to say somewhat optically confusing. The antique mirror surface adds an additional relaxed feel to the area and prevents patrons from walking into it. this can be wherever the distinctive feature of Bear Glass Antique Mirror‘s massive size capability is therefore necessary.
This serving buffet features bronze-tinted antique mirror.Psychologically, once individuals have hotter skin tones, they’re perceived as being additional engaging and immature. within the below application, the impact of the mirror provides the patrons a heat, healthy reflection as they serve themselves.
If there’s one factor that antique mirror doesn’t do nice, it’s photograph well. None of the on top of photos do the merchandise justice.

Our Antique Mirror is refined and remindful like no alternative material offered nowadays. We tend to solely have to travel back three hundred years to uncover it. Allow us to send you a sample so you’ll see for yourself.Consider using Bear Glass Antique Mirror in either regular or bronze tones for your next cordial reception installation. It will build a refined statement while not going glitzy, and might light-weighted the areas with mirrored light and be seeing.